Medical Officer Job Vacancy at Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

Job Title:   Medical Officer
Organisation: Rakai
Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
Duty Station: Rakai,
Reports to: Study
About RHSP:
Rakai Health Sciences Program
is a collaborative Bio-medical research and service delivery organization. It
strives to improve the quality of life of the local population through a
combination of community based research, curative services and prevention
strategies in the District of Rakai, South Western Uganda. It is based at the
Uganda Virus Research Institute – Entebbe and Kalisizo in Rakai District.
Job Summary: The Medical
Officer will carry out Clinical and biomedical Research tasks. The successful
applicant will be involved in management of patients in the RHSP’s Clinics and
other Program activities.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant must hold an B degree from a recognized university and
    must have completed internship.
  • Registered
    with the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners’ Council.
  • Past
    exposure and experience with provision of Anti-Retro Viral Therapy (ART)
    is an added advantage.
  • Pleasant,
    social, flexible, with excellent interpersonal skills and a spirit of team
    building/work. Self-motivated, able to work under minimum supervision and
    well organized.
  • Ability
    to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Fluent
    in both English and Luganda languages.
  • Able
    and willing to work and reside in the rural setting of Kalisizo – Rakai
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested
applicants should send their application letter, valid academic documents and
detailed resume (CV) with three recognizable referees to:
The Human Resource Manager
Rakai Health Sciences Program,
P.O. Box 279, Kalisizo, Rakai,
Send by E-mail to:
Deadline: Friday, 28th November, 2014

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